NEWS

27.07.2006
Serbia & Montenegro Secure Semi-Final Berth

Serbia & Montenegro will go into the semi-finals of the Umcor U18 European Championship Women on Saturday as the gold medal favourite.

Unbeaten in five games so far, Serbia & Montenegro completed quarter-final round play on Thursday with a 76-49 defeat against Lithuania.

26.07.2006
Lithuania Still In The Hunt

Lithuania kept their hopes of reaching the semi-finals alive at the Umcor European Championship U18 Women in Tenerife on Wednesday with an 83-60 win against Bulgaria.

After an anaemic shooting display against Sweden on Tuesday (20% from the  field), the Lithuanians rediscovered their touch against Bulgaria, netting 50% from two-point range and 81% from the free throw line.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
4Vitalija Vasciunaite 1.73 02.04.1988 Vilnius (LTU)  
5Agneta Morkunaite 1.80 13.08.1989 Vilnius (LTU)  
6Sarune Povilionyte 1.82 20.02.1988 Vabalninkas (LTU)  
7Aurime Rinkeviciute 1.79 26.01.1990 Kaunas (LTU)  
8Indre Dudenaite 1.84 31.07.1988 Ukmerge (LTU)  
9Giedre Paugaite PF 1.92 15.07.1990 Mazeikiai (LTU)  
10Egle Sarapaite PG 1.72 01.01.1988 Kaunas (LTU)  
11Sarune Jasiunskaite 1.88 18.08.1988 Kaunas (LTU)  
12Saule Kontautaite 1.70 14.02.1989 Plunge (LTU)  
13Gintare Petronyte 1.96 19.03.1989 Panevezys (LTU)  
14Laima Rickeviciute PF 1.88 18.05.1988 Kaunas (LTU)  
15Ieva Simkute 1.91 25.09.1989 Klaipeda (LTU)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Algirdas Budenas

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25.07.2006
Sweden Late Spurt Beats Lithuania

Sweden's dream start to the Umcor U18 European Championship Women continued on Tuesday as they kept their 100% record alive with a win over Lithuania.

It took Sweden a while to find their rhythm, especially at the offensive end, but a 10-3 run in the closing minutes eventually ended Lithuania's challenge.

23.07.2006
France Remain Unbeaten

France became the first team to book a spot in the quarter-final round after a 65-73 win against Lithuania at the Umcor European Championship U18 Women in Tenerife on Sunday.

Despite the loss, Lithuania also advance to the next round.

Lithuania Beat Belgium22.07.2006
Lithuania Open With Win Against Greece21.07.2006

Team

Lithuania
Lithuania

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSG. Petronyte12.3
RTG. Petronyte12.4
ASA. Rinkeviciute3.3
STE. Sarapaite2.8
BSG. Petronyte3.1

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

21.07.2006vs GRE[W] 57-45
22.07.2006vs BEL[W] 70-65
23.07.2006vs FRA[L] 65-73
25.07.2006vs SWE[L] 44-55
26.07.2006vs BUL[W] 80-63
27.07.2006vs SCG[L] 49-76
29.07.2006vs HUN[W] 72-47
30.07.2006vs FRA[W] 73-68

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